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BBC confirms departure of BBC Films chief

Thursday 8 September 2016 | 10:56 CET | News
The BBC confirmed that Christine Langan, Head of BBC Films, is to leave the corporation to join Baby Cow Productions as its CEO. Langan joined BBC Films 10 years ago as an Executive Producer, and has been head of the department since April 2009. In that time, BBC Films has supported more than 70 independent British films. Joe Oppenheimer, Commissioning Executive BBC Films, will become Acting Head of Films as the BBC begins recruitment for a new Head of BBC Films.

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